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The British Poets: Including Translations ... - Page 233
by British poets - 1822
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper, Volume 19

Alexander Chalmers - English poetry - 1810 - 790 pages
...parted hence, the wind that ready For Sicily, shall bear you to the straits : [waits Where proud Pclorus opes a wider way, Tack to the larboard, and stand off to sea : Veer starboard sea and land. Th' Italian shore, And fair Sicilia's coast were one. before An earthquake caus'd the flaw, the roaring...
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A Classical Tour Through Italy and Sicily: Tending to Illustrate ..., Volume 2

Sir Richard Colt Hoare - Italy - 1819 - 378 pages
...rocks. WARTON, KM.I r- book iii. Dryden's translation of the same passage : — When parted hence, the wind, that ready waits For Sicily, shall bear you...and stand off to sea ; Veer starboard sea and land. Th' Italian shore And fair Sicilia's coast were one, before An earthquake caus'd the flaw ; the roaring...
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The Works of Virgil, Translated Into English Verse, by John Dryden ..., Volume 2

Virgil - 1819 - 404 pages
...to your pious race they may descend. " When, parted hence, the wind, that ready waits For Sicilyi, shall bear you to the straits, Where proud Pelorus...and stand off to sea : Veer starboard sea and land. — Th' Italian shore, And fair Sicilia's coast, were one, before An earthquake caus'd the flaw : the...
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The British Essayists: To which are Prefixed Prefaces, Biographical ...

English essays - 1819 - 308 pages
...often wondered how Mr. Dryden could translate a passage out of Virgil after the following manner : Tack to the larboard and stand off to sea, ' ' Veer starboard sea and land. Milton makes use of larboard in the same manner. When he is upon building, he mentions doric pillars,...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes, Volume 14

John Dryden, Walter Scott - 1821 - 502 pages
...and customs to the rest commend, That to your pious race they may descend. " When, parted hence, the wind, that ready waits For Sicily, shall bear you...opes a wider way, Tack to the larboard, and stand oft' to sea : Veer starboard sea and land. The Italian shore, And fair Sicilia's coast, were one, before...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes, Volume 1

John Dryden - 1821 - 570 pages
...tellus, et longo Iceva petantur JEquora circuitu : dextrumfuge litttis el undas," is translated, " Tack to the larboard, and stand off to sea, Veer starboard sea and land."' A counsel which, I shrewdly suspect, would have been unintelligible, not only to Palinurus, but to...
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The British Essayists: Spectator

James Ferguson - English essays - 1823 - 354 pages
...often wondered -how Mr. Dryden could translate a passage out af Virgil after the following manner : Tack to the larboard and stand off to sea, Veer starboard sea and land. Milton makes use of larboard in the same manner. When he is upon building, he mentions doric pillars,...
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The British essayists, with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volumes 7-8

British essayists - 1823 - 820 pages
...often wondered how Mr. Dryden could translate a passage out of Virgil after the following manner : Tack to the larboard and stand off to sea, Veer starboard sea and land. — • Milton makes use of larboard in the same manner. When he is upon building, he mentions doric...
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The Spectator: With Sketches of the Lives of the Authors, an Index ..., Volume 6

Spectator (London, England : 1711) - 1824 - 294 pages
...have often wondered how Mr. Dryden could translate a passage out of Virgil after the following manner: Tack to the larboard, and stand off to sea; Veer starboard sea and land. Milton makes use of larboard in the same manner. When he is upon building, he mentions Doric pillars,...
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The Works of Virgil, Volume 1

Virgil - 1825 - 278 pages
...customs to the rest commend, That to your pious race they may descend. When, parted hence, the winds that ready waits For Sicily, shall bear you to the straits Where proud Pelorus opes a wider way, 525 Tack to the larboard, and stand off to sea : Veer starboard sea and land. Th1 Italian shore, And...
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